Sen. Richard Burr
Republican • North Carolina • 7th Term • Sworn In 1995
- 20 Sponsored Bills (Ranks 40 of 99) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 12 of 99)
- 121 Co-Sponsored Bills (Ranks 56 of 100) 0 Made Into Law (Ranks 68 of 100)
Burr was born November 30, 1955 and was eduated at Wake Forest University (B.A. 1978). He was a businessman in Winston-Salem prior to his political career.
Burr represented North Carolina's 5th Congressional the U. S. House of Representatives for five terms. He was first elected to Congress in 1994 as part of the "Gingrich Revolution", promising term limits. Read More...
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- Senate Committee on Finance
- Energy, Natural Resources, and Infrastructure
- Fiscal Responsibility and Economic Growth
- Health Care
- Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions
- Children and Families
- Primary Health and Aging
- Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs
- Senate Select Committee on Intelligence
Most Recent Sponsored Bills
S.1678 - Public-Private Employee Retirement Parity ActRead twice and referred Nov 12, 2013 6 Views
A bill to amend subchapter II of chapter 84 of title 5, United States Code, to prohibit coverage for annuity purposes for new Federal employee...
S.1589 - Improving Quality of Care Within the Department of Veterans Affairs Act of 2013Committee on Veterans' Affairs Oct 30, 2013 5 Views
A bill to amend title 38, United States Code, to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to ensure the Department of Veterans Affairs has an...
S.1547 - Veterans Dialysis Pilot Program Review Act of 2013Committee on Veterans' Affairs Oct 30, 2013 4 Views
A bill to require the Secretary of Veterans Affairs to review the dialysis pilot program implemented by the Department of Veterans Affairs and...
Most Recent Co-Sponsored Bills
S.Res.307Submitted in the Senate, considered, and agreed Nov 20, 2013 7 Views
A resolution permitting the collection of clothing, toys, food, and housewares during the holiday season for charitable purposes in Senate bui...
S.1736 - Support Earned Recognition for Veterans ActRead twice and referred Nov 19, 2013 21 Views
A bill to amend titles 5 and 38, United States Code, to clarify the veteran status of an individual based on the attendance of the individual ...
S.1719 - Poison Center Network ActRead twice and referred Nov 18, 2013 3 Views
A bill to amend the Public Health Service Act to reauthorize the poison center national toll-free number, national media campaign, and grant p...
Recent Voting History
On the Concurrent Resolution S.Con.Res. 28Nay (with party)November 21, 2013
S. 1197: National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2014
On the Cloture Motion S. 1197Nay (with party)November 21, 2013
On the Cloture Motion PN527: Patricia Ann Millett, of Virginia, to be United States Circuit Judge for the District of Columbia CircuitNay (with party)November 21, 2013